People mostly use either serif or sans-serif fonts and often miss out the handwritten fonts. They are as important as the main font classifications. I particularly like to use handwritten fonts to highlight significant items in screen captures. They add the personal touch in my design and also provide great typographic contrast. However, not all handwritten fonts are legible. I’ve put together a huge list of free handwritten and script fonts that work well.
Web Designer Wall is giving away 10,000 business cards sponsored by UPrinting. Uprinting has been in the industry for over 25 years. Check them out if you need printing services. Enter a comment in this post before June 18, 2010 for your chance to win 1,000 business card printing (full color both sides on quality card stock). This giveaway is limited to US residents only and you must be 18+ year old to enter.
Update: the winners are #316, 393, 356, 282, 37, 88, 120, 326, 189, and 111.
Update: the winner is #34.
Adobe is hosting a CS5 launch event on Monday (Apr 12) at 11am EST/8am PST. Personally, I’m very excited for this event. If you haven’t signed up yet, hurry! Adobe’s team will be sharing a first look at the top five killer features of CS5 for design, web, video, and photography. I have five CS5 tshirts (from Adobe) to giveaway. To join the contest, simply post a comment in this post about your favorite new feature demonstrated in the launch event. Note: this contest is for Canadian participants only (sorry for the international readers).
Update: the winners are 36, 49, 69, 77 and 93.
This year I have one FITC Toronto 2010 ticket to giveaway. For those who don’t know about FITC, it is a 3-day design conference which takes place in Toronto between April 25-27, 2010. There will be over a thousand attendees and 70 presenters from around the world. As usual, enter a comment in this post before Apr 16, 2010 for your chance to win a free ticket. For more details about the event, please visit the FITC website. Good luck!
If you would like to purchase the tickets, enter coupon code "wdw" to get a 10% discount.
Yes, more giveaways for you! Next Day Flyers is giving away printing credits for you to print anything of your choice. Next Day Flyers offers wide range of printing services from business card printing to brochure printing. First prize is $50, second & third prize is $25. You must be 18 years or older in order to participate. Contest will end on March 26th, 2010.
Update: The winners are: 174, 194, and 223.